Rovi said it would acquire TiVo Inc. for about $1.1 billion, a tie-up that comes as consumers are increasingly changing how they watch videos.
Comcast Corp, the owner of NBCUniversal, said on Thursday it would buy DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc for $3.8 billion in cash.
Abbott Laboratories said it agreed to buy medical device maker St. Jude Medical for $25 billion to add heft to its heart and neurological devices business.
French drugmaker Sanofi went public with a $9.3 billion offer to buy Medivation on Thursday, setting up what could be a lengthy takeover fight after the U.S. cancer firm rebuffed its approaches.
Comcast is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation for more than $3 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, in a deal that could make the cable giant a rival to Walt Disney in the lucrative family-entertainment business.
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne believes his campaign to seek out a merger partner has been “worth the effort,” saying one of the company’s rivals will likely answer the call--eventually.
Investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners is in merger discussions with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. in a deal that would reflect the dire conditions on Wall Street particularly among medium-sized banks, and the potential for new restructuring business arising from the shakeout in the U.S. energy industry, the FOX Business Network has learned.
Gannett, the publisher of USA today, said it offered to buy Tribune Publishing Co for $815 million, including the assumption of debt.
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Verizon was set on Tuesday to advance to the second stage of bidding for Yahoo's core assets, according to a new report.
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Privately held outdoors retailer Bass Pro Shops has partnered with Goldman Sachs Group Inc's private equity arm to make an offer for U.S. hunting and fishing store chain Cabela's Inc, people familiar with the matter said.
YP, the digital advertising business of what was formerly called Yellowpages.com, is reportedly planning to submit a first-round bid on Monday to merge with Yahoo.
What happened? A big planned merger in the transportation sector is now off the table.
Verizon Communications' pursuit of Yahoo received a boost as several prominent suitors opted not to make offers for the beleaguered Internet company.
Fiat Chrysler has reignited its calls for a merger, arguing that combining forces with one of the auto industry’s 'big guys' will slash costs and strengthen the company’s car-making business.
A slow start to the new year put Wall Street’s appetite for dealmaking on ice, but close watchers of the M&A market say desire for tie ups will come back in the back half of the year.
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The parent company of the Daily Mail, the British newspaper and global tabloid website, is in talks with several private-equity firms about a possible bid for Yahoo Inc., people familiar with the matter said.
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